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Published: 06 September 2012

240 Pages | 16 line-cuts and 2 half-tones


ISBN: 9780199753512

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Social Work Research Skills Workbook

A Step-by-Step Guide to Conducting Agency-Based Research

Jacqueline Corcoran and Mary Secret

  • Vignettes from research projects illustrate the challenges and choices encountered in real-world settings
  • Simple and clear explanations of both research design and data analysis
  • Coverage of quantitative, qualitative, and mixed-method research
  • Quick tutorials on how to read and understand published research articles, including systematic reviews and meta-analyses
  • Application of ethical standards to the research process
  • Step-by-step worksheets and exercises guide students through learning research content, designing a proposal, and implementing it in agency settings
  • Outlines the use of the workbook with existing social work research methods and data analysis texts

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